Investors are becoming increasingly interested in environmental and social issues and may be looking to ensure their investment portfolio reflects their concerns about sustainability. Responsible investment (RI) can offer your clients concrete solutions that can make a positive impact on the world and potentially on their portfolio at the same time.
Desjardins remains a trustworthy institution for more than 7 million members and clients. With $25 billion in capital, Desjardins ranks among the strongest financial groups in the world and uses a responsible and cautious management approach to protect investor’s assets.
Committed to sustainable development, responsible finance and climate action, Desjardins supports sustainable prosperity with an investment of $2.75 billion in renewable energy and cleantech sectors.
Desjardins has been a Canadian pioneer in responsible investment since 1990. Our goal is to equip advisors to become their clients’ trusted source for RI. We apply our expertise to make it easy for advisors to incorporate these solutions into client investment plans and seize the compelling opportunities offered by the world’s move to a more sustainable economy.
The largest range of RI solutions in Canada, with over 25 product options, and the most comprehensive selection of thematic funds aimed at generating positive impacts for society and the planet.
The first Canadian financial institution to sign the UN Principles for:
The first Canadian financial institution to offer a range of mutual funds with access to all the major asset classes, including exposure to:
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Can responsible investment create value? What are the bottom-line benefits for companies that adopt stringent environmental practices?
Discover how RI can lead your clients to strong companies that also make a positive environmental impact.Learn more
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Did you know that Desjardins offers the widest range of RI products available in Canada?
25 distinct solutions: a comprehensive product range that helps you fulfill any of your client investing/RI goals.Learn more
What business opportunities are available and which client segments are most receptive to RI?
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What RI strategies does Desjardins apply to the development of its investment solutions?
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